Sports Direct tycoon Mike Ashley secretly fires off raft of ‘bullying’ legal threats in bid to seize power at Debenhams

Sports Direct Mike Ashley Jack Wills

Billionaire Mike Ashley has sent senior Debenhams directors a deluge of legal letters detailing serious allegations of wrongdoing in a desperate attempt to halt the department store’s refinancing plans.

In a highly unusual move, the Sports Direct owner has bombarded staff with 25 communications in the past three weeks as he has wrestled for control of the company, The Mail on Sunday understands.

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